What we need is not the will to believe, but the wish to find out.
Quote by William Wordsworth
William Wordsworth Quotes
When from our better selves we have too long been parted by the hurrying world,...
The flower that smells the sweetest is shy and lowly.
A multitude of causes unknown to former times are now acting with a combined force...
Wisdom is oftentimes nearer when we stoop than when we soar.
Suffering is permanent, obscure and dark, And shares the nature of infinity.
Great God! I'd rather be A Pagan suckled in a creed outworn; So might I,...
The child is father of the man.
To begin, begin.
To me the meanest flower that blows can give thoughts that do often lie too...
I listened, motionless and still; And, as I mounted up the hill, The music in...
The ocean is a mighty harmonist.
Rapine, avarice, expense, This is idolatry; and these we adore; Plain living and high thinking...
Heaven lies about us in our infancy! Shades of the prison-house begin to close upon...
Pictures deface walls more often than they decorate them.
What is pride? A rocket that emulates the stars.
With an eye made quiet by the power of harmony, and the deep power of...
What is pride? A rocket that emulates the stars
The things which I have seen I now can see no more.
Come forth into the light of things, let nature be your teacher.
Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart.